Growing marjoram is a great way to add both flavor and fragrance in the kitchen or garden. Marjoram is an easy to grow herb well suited for growing in containers as well as the garden. Read here for more info.
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This is a wonderful example of putting in plants that will attract the bees needed - the plants like flowering marjoram (and lavender, which flower longer) will ensure that. Borage, of course, is a major bee attractor! Great addition to the productive garden. http://brookegiannetti.typepad.com/velvet_and_linen/2010/07/kitchen-garden-update2.html